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1 NovConversation Cafe | Stratford Library

Conversation Cafe
Starts: 01 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Join us at Stratford Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided.

All welcome!

This month's topic is Games - Card games, board games, online games: what have you played?

1 NovLEGO Mania | Smithfield Library - During School Term Only

LegoMania
Starts: 01 Nov 2019 03:30 pm
Ends: 01 Nov 2019 04:30 pm
Frequency: Every week on Friday
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come join in the free fun of building with LEGO.

At Smithfield Library every Friday 3.30pm-4.30pm.

This program does not run during school holidays.

3 NovInternational Games Week | City Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 03 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 03 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

4 NovInternational Games Week | Babinda Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 04 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 08 Nov 2019 05:00 pm
Location: Babinda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4067 8400

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

Please note Babinda Library is closed between 12.30pm - 1.30pm.

4 NovInternational Games Week | City Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 04 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 08 Nov 2019 06:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

4 NovInternational Games Week | Smithfield Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 04 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 08 Nov 2019 05:00 pm
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

4 NovInternational Games Week | Edmonton Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 04 Nov 2019 03:00 pm
Ends: 08 Nov 2019 05:30 pm
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3735

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

5 NovInternational Games Week | Earlville Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 05 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 05:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

5 NovBaby Rhyme Time | Earlville Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 05 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 05 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Tuesday of the month
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

5 NovStorytime | Smithfield Library

Starts: 05 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 05 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every week on Tuesday
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

5 NovInternational Games Week | Manunda Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 05 Nov 2019 02:00 pm
Ends: 05 Nov 2019 04:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

6 NovInternational Games Week | Stratford Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 06 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 06 Nov 2019 04:00 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

6 NovPaper Quilling | Earlville Library

Starts: 06 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 06 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Wednesday of the month
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Come along and learn the delicate art of paper quilling at Earlville Library. All welcome!

Paper Quilling is a craft in which paper is rolled, shaped and glued together to create beautiful designs.

This event does not run on public holidays.

6 NovStorytime | City Library

Starts: 06 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 06 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every week on Wednesday
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

6 NovStorytime | Manunda Library

Starts: 06 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 06 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Wednesday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

6 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Intro to Email (Gmail) | Smithfield Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 06 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 06 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Smithfield Library Ph: 4044 3771
Web:
Email:
Contact: REGISTER HERE

By the end of the session you will be able to

- Create a new Gmail account

- Access emails using the Gmail App

- Create and send an email

-  Reply to an email

Please Note:

Pease bring along a Gmail user name AND password Or if your don’t have a Gmail account, please bring your own smartphone which is required to sign up to a new Gmail account.  (Note: To sign up for Gmail you must provide your name, mobile phone number, gender and DOB.)

If you are unable to do either of these you will be given a generic Gmail account on the day.

iPads will be supplied by Cairns Libraries - no BYO devices during sessions

Light refreshments will be provided (Tea and Coffee)

Places are limited, if you can’t make it for any reason please cancel your booking either by phone or online so others can take your place.

7 NovPaper Quilling | City Library

Starts: 07 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Frequency: Every week on Thursday
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along and learn the delicate art of paper quilling at City Library. All welcome!

Paper Quilling is a craft in which paper is rolled, shaped and glued together to create beautiful designs.

This event does not run on public holidays.

7 NovStorytime | Earlville Library

Starts: 07 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every week on Thursday
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

7 NovStorytime | Edmonton Library

Starts: 07 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3735

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

7 NovTech Basics: Skype/Facebook messenger | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 07 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Join us as we cover a new topic on technology each week.

For enquiries please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

7 NovEbooks and more! | Manunda Library

Ebooks and More
Starts: 07 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can access a huge range of resources from home. Optional:  BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

7 NovTech 1on1 | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 07 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Ends: 07 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Make a booking and chat one on one to get some help with using your own device, accessing services online or any other tech questions you may have.

Bookings are essential, please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

*Please note: we are here to help you with using your device, getting online and building your digital confidence, we cannot help
you with hardware or software issues.

8 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Information Session - Purchasing a device and choosing a provider | Stratford Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 08 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 08 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 40443727

Discover how to choose a device best suited for your needs.  Learn how to compare brands and understand the specifications when purchasing tablets and smartphones.  Learn how to select a service provider, after you have purchased your device, that gives you the best value for money.  Get the best tricks for saving money.

This session will focus on mobile technology such as smartphones and tablets.  We will also discuss how these devices fit into the larger mix of technology in your home (NBN, smart TV, etc).  We will provide guidance on choosing a service provider (ISPs) who gives the best value for money, by comparing plans that suit your needs.

We will also briefly discuss the current rollout of NBN in Cairns and how it impacts on your traditional services such as landline telephone and TV services.

Please Note:

This event is not a hands on training session. Please arrive 10 minutes before the session to be seated.

No booking required.

9 NovInternational Games Week | City Library

International Games Week 2019
Starts: 09 Nov 2019 09:00 am
Ends: 09 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along and play a collection of board games to celebrate International Games Week at your Library!

12 NovStorytime | Stratford Library

Starts: 12 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 12 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Tuesday of the month
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

13 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Intro to Facebook | Smithfield Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 13 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 13 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Smithfield Library Phone: 4044 3711
Web:
Email:
Contact: REGISTER HERE

By the end of the session you will be able to

- Create a new Facebook account

- Change your Facebook profile

- Search for Facebook friends

- Post to Facebook

Please Note:

Please bring along your Facebook user name AND password or  if you don’t  have a Facebook account, please bring your own smartphone which is required to sign up to a new Facebook account.  (Note: To sign up for Facebook you must provide your name, mobile phone number, gender and DOB.)

If you are unable to do either of these you will be given a generic Facebook account on the day.

iPads will be supplied by Cairns Libraries - no BYO devices during sessions

Light refreshments will be provided (Tea and Coffee)

Places are limited, if you can’t make it for any reason please cancel your booking either by phone or online so others can take your place.

14 NovBaby Rhyme Time | Smithfield Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 14 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 14 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Thursday of the month
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

14 NovTech Basics: Managing your data | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 14 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 14 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Join us as we cover a new topic on technology each week.

For enquiries please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

14 NovTech 1on1 | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 14 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Ends: 14 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Make a booking and chat one on one to get some help with using your own device, accessing services online or any other tech questions you may have.

Bookings are essential, please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

*Please note: we are here to help you with using your device, getting online and building your digital confidence, we cannot help
you with hardware or software issues.

15 NovFilm Club | City Library

Film Club
Starts: 15 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Ends: 15 Nov 2019 02:30 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Join fellow movie lovers each month at the City Library for a screening and discussion in a relaxed setting.

This month's movie is The Angels' Share.

18 NovStorytime | Babinda Library

Starts: 18 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 18 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Monday of the month
Location: Babinda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4067 1112

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

This event does not run on public holidays.

19 NovBaby Rhyme Time | Earlville Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 19 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 19 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Tuesday of the month
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

20 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Intro to iPads | Smithfield Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 20 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 20 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Smithfield Library Phone: 4044 3771
Web:
Email:
Contact: REGISTER HERE

By the end of the session you will be able to

- Turn on the device

- Sign on using the device security pin

- Connect to the Wi-Fi

- Use Apps

- Use Chrome to search and navigate the internet

- Complete a web form

Please Note:

You must register for this free event.

iPads will be supplied by Cairns Libraries - no BYO devices during sessions.

Light refreshments will be provided (Tea and Coffee)

Places are limited, if you can’t make it for any reason please cancel your booking either by phone or online so others can take your place.

21 NovBaby Rhyme Time | Stratford Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 21 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 21 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

21 NovTech Basics: Managing & deleting apps | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 21 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 21 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Join us as we cover a new topic on technology each week.

For enquiries please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

21 NovEbooks and more! | Manunda Library

Ebooks and More
Starts: 21 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 21 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can asses a huge range of resources from home. Optional: BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

21 NovTech 1on1 | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 21 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Ends: 21 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Make a booking and chat one on one to get some help with using your own device, accessing services online or any other tech questions you may have.

Bookings are essential, please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

*Please note: we are here to help you with using your device, getting online and building your digital confidence, we cannot help
you with hardware or software issues.

26 NovBaby Rhyme Time | Manunda Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 26 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 26 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Tuesday of the month
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Regular sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

26 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Information Session - Cyber safety and security: How to be safe online | Stratford Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 26 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 26 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 40443727

This information session will explore what being cyber safe means, including avoiding scams and identifying fake and misleading information.

We will discuss real life risks such as phishing emails, viruses, malware, crypto-lockers, and explain what damage they can do and how to protect yourself from them.

We can all promote respectful online behaviour and encourage a safer and more positive online community.

27 NovTech Savvy Seniors: Intro to Facebook | Stratford Library

Tech Savvy Seniors
Starts: 27 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 27 Nov 2019 12:30 pm
Location: Stratford Library Phone: 4044 3733
Web:
Email:
Contact: REGISTER HERE

By the end of the session you will be able to

- Create a new Facebook account

- Change your Facebook profile

- Search for Facebook friends

- Post to Facebook

Please Note:

Please bring along your Facebook user name AND password or  if you don’t  have a Facebook account, please bring your own smartphone which is required to sign up to a new Facebook account.  (Note: To sign up for Facebook you must provide your name, mobile phone number, gender and DOB.)

If you are unable to do either of these you will be given a generic Facebook account on the day.

iPads will be supplied by Cairns Libraries - no BYO devices during sessions

Light refreshments will be provided (Tea and Coffee)

Places are limited, if you can’t make it for any reason please cancel your booking either by phone or online so others can take your place.

27 NovConversation Cafe | Smithfield Library

Conversation Cafe
Starts: 27 Nov 2019 10:30 am
Ends: 27 Nov 2019 11:30 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Join us at Smithfield Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided.

All welcome!

This month's topic is Christmas Party: It's party time! Let's celebrate a year of Cafes.

28 NovBaby Rhyme Time | City Library

Baby Rhyme Time
Starts: 28 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 28 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

This event does not run on public holidays.

28 NovTech Basics: Online dating apps/Tinder | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 28 Nov 2019 10:00 am
Ends: 28 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Join us as we cover a new topic on technology each week.

For enquiries please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

28 NovTech 1on1 | Manunda Library

Digital Inclusion workshop image
Starts: 28 Nov 2019 11:00 am
Ends: 28 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email: hello@diginclusion.org.au
Contact: 0401 838 472

Make a booking and chat one on one to get some help with using your own device, accessing services online or any other tech questions you may have.

Bookings are essential, please phone 0401 838 472 or email hello@diginclusion.org.au.

BYO device required for all sessions.

These workshops are delivered in partnership with Digital Inclusions.

All ages welcome.

*Please note: we are here to help you with using your device, getting online and building your digital confidence, we cannot help
you with hardware or software issues.